Below is a list of available employment opportunities at the Convention Center. Click here to submit an online employment application.
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Last Updated: March 24, 2014
(Newest Vacancy Listed First)
Environ. Services-Foreman (General Cleaning)
Building Maintenance – Equipment Mech.III-(Plumbing)
Event Services-Director of Event Services
Plant Maintenance-Engineer III
Public Safety – Public Safety Officer
The General Cleaning Foreman is responsible for overseeing the overall cleaning of the interior of the facility. This individual shall monitor the cleanliness in the meeting room space, lobbies, service ways, office areas and food service areas to ensure that the facility is maintained in world-class condition.
Qualifications: Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and two to four years related experience and/or training in housekeeping in a convention, hotel and/or large multi-purpose facility preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of one year experience in a supervisory role desired. The 2nd Shift is 3pm-12am.
The Equipment Mechanic III (Plumber) is responsible for maintaining the flow of water, air, gases and drainage throughout the New Orleans Morial Convention Center.
Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); Technical school background in related field preferred. Four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Journeyman plumber license required.
General Description: The Director of Event Services is responsible for the event management staff that arranges, coordinates and supervises of all events held in the New Orleans Morial Convention Center and ensures maximum client satisfaction and enhances and promotes repeat business.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in business management or related field; and six to ten years related experience in a large scale convention and/or multi-purpose facility preferred. Five years related experience in a major administrative capacity desired. Food and Beverage and public admission experience a plus. (Education to experience ratio accepted) CMP desired.
General Description: The Engineer III is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Physical Plant and HVAC systems of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. This individual monitors all systems as to the proper and safe limitation of plant equipment in accordance with industry guidelines.
Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); Technical school background in related field preferred. Four to ten years related experience and/or training. Second Class Stationary Engineer’s license with A/C and Boiler endorsements and Universal Refrigeration license required.
General Description: The Public Safety Officer is responsible for performing duties associated with security, public safety, fire safety and emergency response in accordance with policies and procedures set by the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. This individual is responsible for protecting the building, personnel and guests against possible safety infractions and responds to and documents all incidents related to public safety.
Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Two years security, safety or law enforcement related experience and/or training preferred. Certifications in first aid and CPR desired. This individual shall be able to work extended/irregular hours as necessary including nights, weekends and holidays, professionally interact with diverse groups of people in high pressure situations and have reliable transportation.
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Human Resources Department
900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone – (504) 582-3107